Fire Weather Watch

ORZ610-641-WAZ641-675-231800-
/O.CON.KPDT.FW.A.0008.180823T2000Z-180824T0400Z/
East Slopes of Central Oregon Cascades-
Lower Columbia Basin of Oregon-Lower Columbia Basin of Washington-
Eastern Washington Southern Columbia Basin-
310 PM PDT Wed Aug 22 2018

…FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 610, 641, 641, AND 675…

* AFFECTED AREA…In ORZ610…Fire weather zone 610 for the Warm
Springs area. In ORZ641…Fire weather zone 641. In
WAZ641…Fire weather zone 641. In WAZ675…Fire weather zone
675.

* TIMING…Afternoon through early evening.

* WIND…West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

* HUMIDITY…15 to 20 percent.

* IMPACTS…any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

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